Advice to High School Seniors from a CollegeSpring Alumna

September 12th, 2013 /CollegeSpring

We asked CollegeSpring alumni from our first academic-year programs–who are starting college this fall–to pass on words of wisdom and advice to the seniors at their high schools who are just beginning the college application process. Here is the response…  Learn more


Watch: Making a Difference at Envision Schools

August 21st, 2013 /CollegeSpring

Taking attendance is usually a chore for teachers, but for Natasha Clemons, taking attendance in CollegeSpring’s Envision Academy program last academic year was a joy. Watching students with their mentors was a big part of that.


Taylor Jones, ’13

July 11th, 2013 /CollegeSpring

Taylor Jones has dreamed of attending Howard University since she was little. Now that dream is about to come true. Even though no one in her immediate family has attended college, Taylor Jones has always had her sights set on…  Learn more


A Teacher’s Take on CollegeSpring

May 31st, 2013 /CollegeSpring

Want to know what teachers think about CollegeSpring? Check out CollegeSpring’s new video featuring Elizabeth Schuricht of Animo Inglewood Charter High School to hear more about the effectiveness of our SAT preparation and college readiness curriculum. In the video, Elizabeth, an AP English…  Learn more


A Different Approach to Test Prep

December 13th, 2012 /CollegeSpring

What do you think of when you think of SAT test prep? Vocab words? #2 pencils?   When Reyna Avila thinks of SAT test preparation, she thinks of change. Reyna, a school counselor, has seen CollegeSpring’s simple test preparation program…  Learn more


CollegeSpring Staff Retake the SAT

May 3rd, 2012 /CollegeSpring

On Saturday March 10th, 2012 CollegeSpring Director of Programs Julie Bachur and Bay Area Programs Manager Tory Kauer voluntarily relived a high school memory that most adults would prefer to repress. At 7:30 AM, they joined a gaggle of bleary-eyed…  Learn more